MISSION - Eleuterio Martinez, 84, passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Renaissance Hospital in Edinburg.
Mr. Martinez was born on Feb. 20, 1929 in Mission.
Survivors include his sons, Cirilo Martinez, Juan Rene Martinez and Hector Martinez, all from Mission; brother, Jose Oscar Martinez; sisters, Vicenta Cazares, Alicia Munguia, Teodora Aguirre and Isabel Munguia, all from Madero, Elvira Barrera from Indiana, Maria Elena Munguia from California, Teresa Lopez from Ohio, Maria Niño from Madero, Delia Moroles from Palmview and Irene Leal from Pharr; and seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Refugio Rodriguez Martinez; parents, Narciso and Isabel Martinez; and brothers, Jose Angel, Juan and David Martinez.
The funeral mass was held on July 13 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment followed at Granjeno Cemetery.